Lakewood , Jefferson County, Colorado

City in Colorado

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Lakewood is a city located in the county of Jefferson in the U.S. state of Colorado. In the 2010 census it had a population of 142,980 inhabitants and a population density of 1,253 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 157,935 inhabitants.

The city was created 132 years ago in 1888.

The city has a total area of 44.05 square miles (114.1 km2).

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Lakewood, CO Quick Facts

Population : 157,935 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Colorado
County : Jefferson County
Area : 114.1 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.68%
Land as percent of area : 97.32%
Altitude : 5,518 feet / 1682 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1889 (132 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 22:07:00 (10th April 2021)
Density : 1,384 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 9.47% (2010-2019)

Year Population Method
2010 142,980 census
2011 144,087 estimation process
2012 145,396 estimation process
2013 146,878 estimation process
2014 149,434 estimation process
2015 152,052 estimation process
2016 154,039 estimation process
2017 154,966 estimation process
2018 156,682 estimation process
2019 157,935 estimation process

The population of Lakewood increased by 9.47% in 9 years.

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People born in Lakewood, CO (23)

Many people were born here, including aerospace engineer Robert Zubrin, theatre, film and television character actor and rock, blues and country musician Gregg Henry, professional and amateur wrestler, football player and author "Dr. Death" Steve Williams, you can see a list of people who born in Lakewood, CO.

Other cities in Jefferson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Jefferson County , CO.

City Name Population Title
Arvada 121,272 City in Adams and Jefferson counties in Colorado, United States
Wheat Ridge 31,324 City in Colorado, USA
Golden 20,767 Color
Edgewater 5,335 Human settlement in Jefferson County, Colorado, United States of America
Evergreen 3,944 County seat of Conecuh County, Alabama, United States
Kittredge 1,304 Census-designated place in Jefferson County, Colorado
Mountain View 537 Town in Jefferson County, Colorado, USA
Morrison 424 Municipality in Colorado, United States

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Lakewood, CO distances to biggest Colorado cities

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